Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Spondias pinnata (L. f.) Kurz 

Family: Anacardiaceae Genus: Spondias Species: Spondias pinnata (L. f.) Kurz 






Synonym  Spondias mangifera Willd.,  Spondias amara Flower Color White
Common Name Bhringi-phal, Metula, Ambara, Amra Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Indian Hog Plum, Wild Mango, Hog Plum Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Heining / Heikhoi Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 1500 m Fruit Type Drupe
Habit Tree Fruit Details Fruit ovoid 1.5-5 X 1-3.5 cm, aromatic 1-3 Seeded
Habitat Occurs in evergreen to moist deciduous forests Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Indo-Malesia Bark Details Bark 15-25 mm thick, surface grey to pale brown, smooth, vertically striated
Distribution in manipur Eastern Origin Native
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Elliptic
Description of Species It is a deciduous tree 10-15 m tall with yellowish brown, smooth branches Leaf Details Leaves compound, imparipinnate, alternate, clustered at twig ends, 18-50 cm long; petioles 5-15 cm long; leaflets 4-5 pairs with terminal one

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found